[FoRK] interesting times

Dave Long < dave.long at bluewin.ch > on > Fri Dec 15 08:42:19 PST 2006

> I don't think that's called a "bribe" -- I think that's "extortion."

Maybe we should ask the Brits how to get bribed instead of extorted?

"Very British solution to Saudi problem"
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/6182831.stm
> There will be a few wry smiles in foreign ministries around the world, 
> particularly perhaps at the Quai D'Orsay in Paris and the state 
> department in Washington, at news that the corruption investigation 
> into a huge British defence contract with Saudi Arabia has been 
> suddenly ended.

-Dave


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